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Alaska oil well leaking gas in northern part of state

To view the full article, register now. "Source control has not yet been established", ADEC wrote in a report . The North Slope is also home to vast underground reserves of natural gas, but the l...

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Steve Bannon Cut from National Security Advisor Role

The executive order Trump signed January 28 made Bannon, who's still the assistant to the president and chief strategist, a regular attendee for the National Security Council and the Homeland Securi...

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Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

It was not immediately clear if the reported figures were comparable. Total revenue increased 7% to $22.2bn. Bank of America shares have climbed 3 per cent since the beginning of the year, while t...

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North Korea: We'll Be Testing Missiles on a 'Weekly' Basis

The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing, and it has conducted additional missile tests ...

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Turkey vote on expanding Erdogan powers 'unequal'

Turkey vote on expanding Erdogan powers 'unequal'

Addressing his supporters, Erdogan delivered a message of national unity and reminded people of the national elections in March and November 2019. The "Yes" campaign to give Turkish President expand...

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President Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on referendum

President Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on referendum

Worldwide monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the move undermined safeguards against fraud. Global observers have condemned the outcome of Turkey's referen...

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National Basketball Association playoffs 2017: Cavaliers' All-Star trio too much for Pacers

The Cavs and Pacers each have a few days off to prepare for Game 3 in Indiana. LeBron James and Paul George are about to face off again in the National Basketball Association playoffs. They held out...

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North Korean official: 'Reckless' US creating situation for nuclear war

North Korean official: 'Reckless' US creating situation for nuclear war

This provided photo shows North Korea's propaganda leaflets found in Samcheok, 290 kilometers east of Seoul, on April 15, 2017, glorifying the reclusive regime's late founder Kim Il-sung. Pence struck...

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Turkey opposition urges cancellation of referendum over voting irregularities

On April 16, Turkey's western provinces mostly voted "no". President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed the "Yes" vote in the referendum to amend Turkey's constitution and grant the country's preside...

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This could be the end for Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly, whose show is now dealing with an exodus of advertisers and a Fox investigation into a sexual harassment claim against the TV anchor, told his viewers that he takes vacation time "ofte...

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The GKN plc (GKN) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,300 ($16.14) price target on shares of Telecom plus PLC in a report on Monday, March 20th. Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)'s stock had its "hold" rating r...

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Alaskan oil well leaking gas

Alaskan and federal officials had identified two leaks spewing methane gas which is linked to climate change. Just when it was starting to recover from the Deepwater Horizon fallout, BP has had to ...

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New Analyst Ratings For Soco International (LON:SIA)

Glencore PLC presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of GBX 344.74 ($4.34). The rating was downgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, April 26 to "Hold". 154,841 are h...

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Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

He is to be produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court in London today. Mallya has avoided several summon notices from Indian courts. The Enforcement Directorate also attached Mallya's pro...

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Kushner in talks to sell real estate tech company

Kushner in talks to sell real estate tech company

He stands before the two, reality show host-style, holding what appears to be a photo in his hands. Pence replies, "Sir, I love when you joke so casually about North Korea". Even the most crusty of ...

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Prince Concealed Opioid Addiction Using Aspirin Bottles

April 21, 2016: Shortly after arriving at Paisley Park about 9:30 a.m., Andrew Kornfeld and two Prince staffers - longtime friend Kirk Johnson and personal assistant Meron Bekure - find Prince's ...

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He Kept Bags of Pills; Used Bodyguard's Name for Prescriptions

According to the warrant, those medications were prescribed to Johnson on April 7, 2016, by Schulenberg. An attorney for Johnson says Johnson "did not secure nor supply" the drugs that caused Princ...

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South Africa's Sibanye to raise $1 billion in equity for Stillwater deal

South Africa's Sibanye to raise $1 billion in equity for Stillwater deal

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Stillwater Mining Company by 12.7% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS acquired a new posit...

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Dollar Hits Five-Month Low Against Yen Amid Global Tensions

Gold gained 0.7 percent to hit a five-month high. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.1 percent in holiday-thinned trade, while Japan's Nikkei fell as much as 0.6 pct t...

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Tuesday is Equal Pay Day For Women In The Work Force

The wage gap is even worse for black women who will lose $600,000 in comparison to men during their lifetime and a $750,000 loss for Latina women. Tuesday. And they make up about an equal amount of ...

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Ex-NFL star begins presenting defense in double-murder trial

Ex-NFL star begins presenting defense in double-murder trial

Bradley told the jury he saw Hernandez shoot Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado on July 16, 2012, after a brief encounter at a Boston nightclub. He said Hernandez became enraged because he saw it ...

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Trump 'creating a war situation' says North Korean official at enormous parade

Trump 'creating a war situation' says North Korean official at enormous parade

Ostensibly Saturday's event was to mark the 105th anniversary of the North's founder Kim Il-Sung's birth - a date known as the "Day of the Sun". At times he appeared relaxed and laughed with aides. ...

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Former Wells Fargo retail chief rejects board report on sales scandal

In total, Mr Stumpf has paid back $69m while Ms Tolstedt has given back $67m over the scandal. Federal prosecutors are considering criminal or civil charges against the company, the Labor Departme...

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Netflix to hit 100 million subscribers

Netflix to hit 100 million subscribers

The company pushed back the next season of its defining hit, " House of Cards ", and other programming to the second quarter, which should boost the number of new subscribers in that period, Netflix...

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Pence, headed to Japan, turns focus to trade with key ally

North Korea's nuclear arsenal. Pressure on North Korea is crucial, he said. Now Xi is playing the game - and perhaps playing Trump. He said the Trump administration's deployment of the Carl Vinson n...

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Macquarie Group Ltd. Buys 40221 Shares of Oracle Co. (ORCL)

At the movement United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is under coverage by number of analysts. First Pacific Advisors LLC increased its position in Oracle Corporation by 5.9% in the second quarter....

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United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

United Airlines has changed its rule on commuting employees boarding its flights while not on duty after an incident which saw a passenger dragged off an overbooked flight in Chicago . Demetrio said ...

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Gordhan Won't Quit South Africa Parliament Before Zuma Vote

Calls have been growing for Zuma to step down since August past year when the ANC lost control of key metropolitan areas in local elections, partly because of dissatisfaction with the president's perf...

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Trump May Boot Bannon and Priebus in Major White House Shakeup

He is also a personal friend to Jared Kushner and first daughter Ivanka Trump, and already has a number of existing Goldman Sachs ties within the White House. And it was just as shocking to learn this...

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North Korea threatens weekly missile tests despite Trump warnings

North Korea threatens weekly missile tests despite Trump warnings

Of the United States, Lu said Chinese officials "welcome the positive role played by the USA, one of the most important parties in this issue". A day after a failed North Korean missile test, U.S. O...

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